Conceptual model of Dodge Nitro crossover was introduced in February 2005 at the Motor Show in Chicago. Development of the car was carried out on the platform of Jeep Cherokee SUV and the cost for producer 600 million dollars.
The production version of the car made its debut in 2007. Nitro was the first midsize SUV Dodge. Currently cars are manufactured at Chrysler Groupe plant in Toledo. In the US, the car is available in three versions: SE, SLT and R / T. The first two are equipped with V6 petrol engine with working volume of 3.7 liters and output of 210 horsepower.
The top model – Dodge Nitro R / T – is equipped with 258-horsepower engine, working in pair with a five-speed automatic transmission and new 2000 Dodge Durango headlights.
Rough, brutal, angular “Nitro” looks very serious. Although in reality – it’s just a very small, not counting “Caliber”, SUV in scheme of mark “Dodge”.